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Day and Night World Map

The map below shows the current position of the Sun and the Moon. It shows which parts of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

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Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 08' South, Longitude: 17° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.20 meters/second, 1638.7 km/hour, 1018.2 miles/hour or 884.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.97 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.97 mi
1 hour15° 00' 03.6"1018.14 miwest0° 00' 53.6"1.02 minorth1018.17 mi
24 hours0° 01' 34.6"1.78 miwest0° 21' 31.4"24.66 minorth24.72 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 35' North, Longitude: 122° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.36 meters/second, 1513.3 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.67 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.1"940.00 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 minorth939.99 mi
24 hours11° 39' 49.3"755.46 mieast0° 21' 37.8"24.80 misouth756.75 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuenaTue 12:02 PM226 km140 miles122 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalanjeTue 12:02 PM249 km155 miles134 nmNorthwest NW
HuamboTue 12:02 PM303 km188 miles164 nmSouthwest SW
MenongueTue 12:02 PM392 km244 miles212 nmSouth S
LucapaTue 12:02 PM428 km266 miles231 nmNortheast NE
UígeTue 12:02 PM502 km312 miles271 nmNorthwest NW
LuandaTue 12:02 PM577 km358 miles311 nmWest-northwest WNW
TshikapaTue 1:02 PM607 km377 miles328 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LubangoTue 12:02 PM640 km398 miles346 nmSouthwest SW
MonguTue 1:02 PM725 km450 miles391 nmSoutheast SE
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